The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 112 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.50% 1.48% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 9.02% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 19
Average salary £67,500 £32,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.93% -39.04%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
245 133 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.39% 16.36% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 223 122 143
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,353
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
South East

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

BGP
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region.

BGP Salary Trend in East Sussex

BGP
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in East Sussex

BGP
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -33 5 £67,500 +110.93%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 9 (81.82%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) xDSL
5 4 (36.36%) KVM
5 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
5 4 (36.36%) Xen
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) RIP
5 4 (36.36%) SMTP
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Juniper
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) IIS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) xDSL
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) RIP
5 4 (36.36%) SMTP
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) IMAP
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
7 1 (9.09%) VPLS
7 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Principal Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Network Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) E-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) OpenBSD
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCIP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) KVM
2 4 (36.36%) Xen
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp